If you enjoy outdoor fun, face painting, food trucks, popcorn and a free family-friendly film “Storks,” Tamarac is offering an event you’ll appreciate. The face painting, bouncing fun and other activities are at 6 p.m. June 2, with the movie at 8:30 p.m. The event is at Tamarac Sports park, 9901 NW 77th Street, Tamarac Feel free to bring […]
Displays and activities about earth science are featured at a traveling exhibit at the Tamarac branch library during summer. Explore Earth, which includes information about weather, water and ecosystems, is at the library June 7 to August 4. The exhibit and activities are free. Examples of activities June 7 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. open house June 9 2:30 […]
How can you have fun this weekend without emptying your wallet? Here are our top picks for free and cheap things to do in Broward this weekend.
Whooohooo, the Great American Beach Party is a free event on the beach in Fort Lauderdale. Live music, kids’ activities, parachute demonstration, vehicle show, art show and sand sculpting are included in the festivities 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. May 27 at A1A and Las Olas Boulevard. Beach games and a classic car show are part of the […]
Plenty of parents are browsing for free things to do with kids during their school break, and a shopping venue in north Broward is offering Fundays events. The free Festival Kids Fun Days at Festival Marketplace are 10 a.m. to noon Mondays in June and July. Different themes are featured, with games, art activities and lunch for kids ages […]
When kids are out of school on summer break, parents in South Florida appreciate ideas for fun things to do. Especially, if those activities are free. Or offered at an appealing discount. We’re pleased to offer some nifty suggestions. Free things to do Free kids’ movies at Paragon theater in Davie, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays in summer Free family-friendly movies […]
With the surf and ocean breezes as a beautiful backdrop, Friday Night Sound Waves events offer free entertainment at Fort Lauderdale Beach. Featured musicians and bands, which vary by event, perform 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. most Fridays March 10 to November 10 at Las Olas Boulevard and A1A, right off the beach. Information about the family-friendly events and featured performers is online. Examples of performers […]
Local artists open their studios and exhibit spaces to showcase their work during lively and popular artwalk festivities in the Flagler Arts Technology (FAT) district in Fort Lauderdale. FATVillage Artwalk is the last Saturday of most months 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. in the arts district known as FATVillage around Northwest First Avenue and Northwest Fifth Street, […]
Here are the top free events, discounts and deals for having fun while saving money in Fort Lauderdale and all of Broward this week.
Lego stores in Aventura and Sunrise offer a free project for kids to build and keep. The free Lego Monthly Model Mini Build events are usually from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. the first Tuesday and Wednesday of the month. The event is for youngsters ages 6 to 14. To participate, parents need to join the LEGO VIP program, which […]
Island Water Sports in Deerfield Beach offers free surf, stand-up paddleboard and skimboard lessons Saturdays at 7 a.m. The lessons are open to anyone 5 and older, weather permitting. To attend, participants must register in advance online or sign a waiver in the store before the lesson. For information, call 954-427-4929. Island Water Sports is at 1985 NE […]
If you’d like to soak in the local art scene, see an artist paint with his foot and browse items from pop-up vendors, popular ArtWalk events in South Broward are fun and free. The Downtown Hollywood ArtWalk events are third Saturdays 6 p.m. to about 10 p.m. on Hollywood Boulevard and Harrison Street, 954-924-2980 The events often include these interesting activities […]
For budget-friendly group exercise opportunities, some libraries in Broward and other venues offer free exercise programs and fitness events. If you’re attending, it’s wise to phone first to be sure the event is on that day. Broward Main Library chair yoga 12 p.m. most Mondays 100 South Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale 33301, 954-357-7444 South Regional Library […]